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Jeffrey ‘Jennifer’ Laude severely beaten; calls to show suspect; subpoena served

USS Peleliu. Jennifer Laude (inset). INQUIRER FILE PHOTOS

Jeffrey “Jennifer” Laude was severely beaten before being killed allegedly by a US serviceman in a motel here, according to the police autopsy report released on Friday.

Posted: October 18th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Without VFA, PH won’t have jurisdiction over Laude case—DFA

Protesters in front of DFA building

The Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA) between the Philippines and United States (US) works and the custody of the accused will not matter as long as they will be tried in a Philippine court, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said Thursday.

Posted: October 16th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

BOC stumped on rotting smuggled garbage from Canada


The Bureau of Customs has “no game plan” for the 50 container vans of garbage from Canada, which have remained unclaimed for more than a year now and decaying fast at the Manila International Container Port, posing health and environmental risks to Manila residents.

Posted: October 14th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

US Marine held in slay of Subic transgender

crime scene

A US Marine allegedly involved in the killing of a Filipino transgender is reportedly being detained on board a US ship while being investigated by both the US Navy authorities and the Philippine Police.

Posted: October 13th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

DFA advises Filipinos in the US to know more about Ebola

Department of Foreign Affairs building. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) advised Filipinos in the United States (US) to keep themselves updated about the Ebola outbreak especially after cases have been reported in the US mainland.

Posted: October 7th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »